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  • Simple spaghetti series – Spaghetti puttanesca

    Spaghetti Puttanesca

    I feel sorry for anchovies. They can’t win. When they’re an obvious flagship ingredient in a dish, they’re exposed to scrutiny and hostility by all anchovy haters; if on the other hand they’re simply working their magic behind the scenes, they go completely unnoticed and therefore uncelebrated. What’s worse is the fact that these little silver […]

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  • Simple spaghetti series – Aglio, olio e peperoncino

      I’ve just come back from what I’d describe as a week of taste bud endurance training in Naples and the surrounding area – I’ll brief you with all the culinary details in another post. In the meantime, however, the trip reminded me that food doesn’t need to be complicated to be delicious. Find a restaurant […]